TRiO is here for you!


The TRiO program increases our student retention and graduation rates; facilitates student transfer from two-year to four-year colleges; and fosters an institutional climate supportive of the success of low income and first generation college students and individuals with disabilities.


The TRiO program is FREE!



  • Students must be low-income, low-income and first-generation college students, and/or college students with a documented disability.
  • All students must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment at CCC.
  • In addition, students must have been determined to have an academic need to be determined by the TRiO staff where pace of progression will be considered (student's who enroll as full-time status will be granted priority).


Program services may include:

  • Assigned academic advisors
  • Individualized academic tutoring
  • Career exploration and major and course selection
  • Information on various types of financial aid available and grant opportunities
  • Study skills assistance: note-taking, textbook reading, time management, financial management education
  • Assistance with transfer to four-year university or college


To apply

If you think you qualify and would like to join the program

Step 1: Print an application and income verification form (found under forms below)

Step 2: Submit your completed application and income verification in person to room 106 at the CCC Lone Tree Campus


For more information you can call 928-226-4323 or email us at

For National TRiO information, you can visit 

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